Community Democracy


Shepley is a village in Kirkburton Parish Council, part of Kirklees Metropolitan Council. Shepley lies in the Parliamentary Constituency of Dewsbury.

But, how do Shepley's citizens, businesses and community groups consult with government on issues affecting the village? What forums are available to have your say?

You can find out here...

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Political Surgeries

Hosted by our elected councillors and Member of Parliament

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Shepley Village Association

An unelected, yet inclusive monthly forum for locals to discuss opportunities, issues and concerns affecting village life. It's free to use and everyone's welcome!

Date/Time Event
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Shepley Village Association Meeting - 10 April 2018 at 7:30pm Shepley Library
Shepley Library Community Enterprise Hub, Shepley, Huddersfield West Yorkshire

Website Discussion Group

SVA Facebook Group

Contact Shepley Village Association

Shepley Village Magazine

Shepley has a long established village magazine which was first published over 40 years ago. Why not contribute to the magazine by writing an article or sending in your views to the editor.

Social Media

Social Media

@ShepleyVillage on Twitter

The village has a Twitter account where you can share your news and opinions with us. Find us by searching for @ShepleyVillage. You can also post your tweets to the Twitter feed on the front page of this website. Just use #ShepleyVillage.

Facebook Community

If you are a Facebook member (not everyone is!) you can join Shepley's Facebook community group which grows day on day.